IBM Design

IBM Design

We’re looking for designers who will create irresistible experiences for our users

IBM Design’s mission is simple: put the user at the center of our products. If you are a passionate problem-solver, able to empathize with users and turn that empathy into design insight, we want you to join us in creating exceptional experiences that span our vast product portfolio.

Established professional? Just starting your career as an entry-level professional? Let us know who you are: full-time positions and internships are available now.

We’re hiring. Explore the opportunities.

Join our team

Design research

I discover what we should do to provide value and delight to our users.
Ashwini Kamath

Design research builds continuous knowledge, discovery, and empathy. We craft actionable insights through empirical observation and experience. Tools of the trade include contextual inquiries, co-design, customer journey maps, and quantitative research.

Visual design

I evoke the way our users interpret the voice and personality of our products.
Dan Ogren

Visual designers manipulate observable elements, with the goal of eliciting desired emotional responses and building durable connections with users. Tools of the trade include imaging, typography, layout, color and style.

UX design

I synthesize the art of the possible to come up with ways to delight our users.
Mark Marrara

Through the interpretation of research and requirements, UX designers craft experiences that connect people with our products and services in meaningful, enduring ways. Tools of the trade include market and audience analysis, user journeys and wireframes.

Front-end development

I make tangible solutions, keeping in mind when and how users are interacting.
Maya Weinstein

Front-end development collaborates with the team to generate ideas and make design concepts tangible. Tools of the trade include web and mobile programming skills and synthesis.

Design research
Visual design
UX design
Front-end development

Let’s talk

Think you have what it takes? Show us.




1. Personal information


2. Skills and location


Which is your primary design discipline?*


Do you have experience with any other disciplines?



Where are you interested in working?*

You must be legally authorized to work without visa sponsorship in the location(s) you choose.


3. Portfolio


Prove you’re IBM’s next great designer by showing us who you are. What you’ve done. How you think.

Tell us your story.